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Elliot R. Peters Made Name Partner of Keker & Van Nest

11/14/2016 In recognition of Elliot R. Peters’ outstanding contributions to the firm, its clients and the broader legal community, as of January 1, 2017, the firm will be known as Keker Van Nest & Peters.

Keker & Van Nest Elevates Two Attorneys to Partner

12/19/2016 Cody Harris and Matan Shacham will officially join the partnership on January 1, 2017.

Arista beats Cisco’s $335M copyright claim with an unusual defense

12/15/2016 After a two-week trial, a San Jose jury has cleared Arista Networks of allegations that it infringed copyrights and patents belonging to Cisco Systems.

Bob Van Nest Named Litigator of the Week

12/15/2016 Bob Van Nest cements himself as Silicon Valley’s copyright defense lawyer.

The National Law Journal’s Winning Litigators: High Stakes, Significant Victories

12/05/2016 Bob Van Nest was selected as one of the year's best litigators.

Fans Strike Out In Suit Over MLB Stadium Safety Netting

11/17/2016 Keker & Van Nest defeat a proposed class action accusing Major League Baseball of failing to protect spectators at ballparks with safety netting.

Keker & Van Nest Adding Elliot Peters As Name Partner

11/14/2016 Keker & Van Nest is preparing to add Elliot R. Peters as a name partner in recognition of his years of outstanding service for the firm.

Elliot R. Peters Made Name Partner of Keker & Van Nest

11/14/2016 In recognition of Elliot R. Peters’ outstanding contributions to the firm, its clients and the broader legal community, as of January 1, 2017, the firm will be known as Keker Van Nest & Peters.

The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit upholds major lower-court victory for Netflix.

11/08/2016 TiVo’s “TV Guide” patents are DOA at appeals court.

Justices May Take Away Weapon Favored By NPE Defendants

10/31/2016 Gene Paige speaks to Law360 about the impact of laches on patent litigation.

MLB Gets Antitrust Claims Tossed In Scout Wage Suit

09/30/2016 Wyckoff -- a former scout for the Kansas City Royals -- sued Major League Baseball and all 30 clubs in the Southern District of New York. On behalf of a purported class of scouts, Wyckoff alleged that the defendants had conspired to suppress scouts’ wages and mobility.

Christa Anderson and Rachael Meny Named Women Leaders in Tech Law.

09/26/2016 Ms. Anderson and Ms. Meny represent the who's who of San Francisco Bay Area technology companies.

Pure Storage Wins New Trial In $14M EMC Patent Win

09/02/2016 The ruling keeps alive Pure Storage’s challenge of the unfavorable verdict in which jurors decided EMC, the largest computer storage company in the world, was owed $14 million in royalties by its rival, a Mountain View, Calif.-based outfit that went public last year.

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